Gator Wilderness Camp School

Tel: (941)639-7722
Grades: 4-11 | 16 students
At Gator Wilderness Camp School we use a wilderness camp setting to provide an atmosphere where boys can work through problems and emotional hurts to work towards wholeness in behavior, emotional and spiritual peace.
The campers live together in a small group with lots of interaction while they work towards common goals planned out by the group.
It is this interaction and guidance by staff that the boys learn from life experiences to help others and thereby help themselves.
Gator Wilderness Camp School is designed after Christian therapeutic camping to help meet these special challenges.
Our purpose is to help young boys and teenagers reach positive goals they have set for themselves.
We encourage this by providing qualified staff and an atmosphere of love where a boy can learn about himself and how he affects others around him.
Some of the boys who come to us have been through other programs, private schools, therapy and special education, and still are struggling to get along at home and school.
Gator Camp takes a different approach than traditional schools and seeks to reach the heart of the boy.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Mennonite
Grades Offered Grades 4-11

Student Body

Total Students 16 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color
State avg.: 33%
Students by Grade Gator Wilderness Camp School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 2:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Heritage Baptist Academy (16.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Heritage Baptist Academy (16.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sonshine Christian Academy (21.9 miles away)
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  • Arcadia
    Grades: KG-10 | 11 students
    16.6 miles
    27 N Polk Ave
    Arcadia, FL 34266
  • Punta Gorda
    Grades: K-2 | 82 students
    20.1 miles
    24515 Rampart Blvd
    Punta Gorda, FL 33980
  • Punta Gorda
    Port Charlotte Adventist School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-11 | 83 students
    21.3 miles
    2100 Loveland Blvd
    Punta Gorda, FL 33980
  • Fort Myers
    Grades: PK-12 | 193 students
    21.9 miles
    12925 Palm Beach Blvd
    Fort Myers, FL 33905
  • Punta Gorda
    Grades: PK-8 | 172 students
    22 miles
    1800 Shreeve Street
    Punta Gorda, FL 33950

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